Pembroke has a total population of 2,399 and a student population of 6,661. Of these students, 6,661 are enrolled in schools that offer BSN programs.
The largest BSN school in Pembroke, by student population, is University of North Carolina at Pembroke. In 2010, University of North Carolina at Pembroke graduated approximately 34 students from its BSN program.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a BSN degree in Pembroke. If you decide to attend one of Pembroke's BSN schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,199 per year in instate tuition and $24,406 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for BSN related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,450 per year, on average, for room and board at Pembroke-based BSN schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,294.
Many BSN graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pembroke, your job prospects are good. There were 84,300 nurses working in North Carolina and 5,820 working in the greater Pembroke area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of nurses is expected to increase by 27% in Pembroke. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nurse in Pembroke is $55,470 per year, which is lower than the average for nurses state-wide.